Dr. Mary Pierczynski
Mary Pierczynski, a member of the board since 1993, has a long history of devoting her time and energy to children. A retired superintendent of schools for the Carson City School District, Mary is currently a lobbyist with Foster Consulting in Reno.
Mary holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Francis University, a Master of Arts from The Ohio State University, a Doctorate of Education from the University of Nevada, Reno and is a certified as a financial planner by the College for Financial Planning in Denver.
Married to retired physician, Edmond Pierczynski, MD for over 20 years, Mary is step-mom to Britt Pierczynski, also a graduate of the University of Nevada, Reno and a detective with the Reno Police Department.
In addition to spending a lot of time in the K-12 education field, Mary worked in the airline industry for 10 years, and was the manager of flight attendants for Republic Airlines, a predecessor of Delta Airlines, in Las Vegas and Minneapolis.
Mary and Edmond love to travel, and focus their love and attention on their five year old black lab, Riley, who is a career change guide dog and the center of attention in their home.